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New Cransley Iron and Steel Co

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of 6 Corporation Street, Birmingham

Manufacturers and suppliers in Great Britain.

1937 Pig iron manufacturers.

1951 Nationalised under the Iron and Steel Act; became part of the Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain[1]

1956 New Cransley Iron and Steel Co was bought from the Holding and Realisation Agency by Stewarts and Lloyds[2]. New Cransley Iron and Steel Co already owned 25 percent of Loddington Ironstone Co; Stewarts and Lloyds bought another 25 percent; the remaining 50 percent remained with the Agency.

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Sources of Information

  1. Hansard 19 February 1951
  2. The Times, 1 November 1956